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  • Ban graphic violence in children's books

    Ban graphic violence in children's books

    In recent years there has been an epidemic of children's books, comics, etc. which include over-the-top violence, blood and gore, and even sexual content; and the results of this are catastrophic -- dozens of school shootings, possibly hundreds of other violent crimes, rampant promiscuity, thousands...

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  • Girl Meets World Season 1 DVD Release!

    Girl Meets World Season 1 DVD Release!

    ATTENTION FANS OF BOY AND GIRL MEETS WORLD: Disney Channel rarely ever puts out DVDs for full seasons anymore. For the past few years, they have just put out volumes of four or five random episodes with zero special features. However, Girl Meets World has a huge fan base of people who watched the...

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  • Community Garden

    Community Garden

    What is a Community Garden? "Community gardens......may be defined as any piece of land gardened by a group of people" (Mark Bauermeister, et al). "The land may produce edibles, such as herbs, fruits, and vegetables, but it is very common to find ornamentals dispersed throughout a garden as...

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  • Harvest Village Development (804 Capitola Court, Napa)

    Harvest Village Development (804 Capitola Court, Napa...

    The development plan as currently presented is misguided and does not fit with existing neighborhood infrastructure. We feel it should be changed to fit the current neighborhood as well as avoid the negative impacts associated with the current plan. * Multi-units being described as single family...

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  • Cease Five-Weekend L Train Closure

    Cease Five-Weekend L Train Closure

    I, the undersigned, would like to ask MTA authorities to cease the recently announced five-weekend L Train service closure in the months of April and May. If the MTA go ahead with the plan, businesses in the area along the L Train line will greatly suffer from lack of traffic and tourists especially...

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  • Bring Aubrey/Maturin to PBS Masterpiece

    Bring Aubrey/Maturin to PBS Masterpiece

    Bring Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey/Maturin series to PBS Masterpiece.  This sweeping tale of adventure, intrigue, love and friendship has captured millions of readers worldwide. It fits most admirably in the quality programming that PBS Masterpiece has delivered for years.  

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  • Approve Ice Rink Renovations

    Approve Ice Rink Renovations

    We are asking Greenville County Council Members to approve a budget for a new sheet of ice at the Pavilion Facility.Over the past years, we have watched the ice decline in condition and now only 50-60 % of the ice is usable.It is important to have an adequate facility for all citizens...

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  • Close down little rascals puppy factory in lincolnshire

    Close down little rascals puppy factory in lincolnshire

    LITTLE RASCALS (also known as SMART PUPS) in Lincolnshire LN5 0RWIs a puppy factory selling hundreds of puppies. Some become sick just after sale.The mothers of these puppies never have a kind loving word, a fire to lay in front of. They never know LOVE. -WHY = They live in a puppy factory...

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  • Install a camera to catch the drivers going through school crossing red light

    Install a camera to catch the drivers going through...

    There are 3 schools on Botley Road in Fair Oak, with a total of approximately 2300 children. A large proportion of these children live locally and walk to school using the pedestrian crossing to cross safely.Myself and many other parents have witnessed numerous drivers going through the red light at...

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  • Stop the sexualizing of women.

    Stop the sexualizing of women.

    I’m starting this petition because American Apparel continues to use misogynistic advertisements that often over-sexualize girls. And the line that divides the way they portray men and women in their campaigns. I want young girls to be feel as if they are as equally portrayed as men are in media...

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  • Foreign Language

    Foreign Language

    Hi everyone, Recently, Fairfield has been cutting the education budget, which has caused the schools to cut important curriculum, like foreign language.  Many neighboring towns provide foreign language beginning in first grade, three times a week.  Studies show that exposure to a foreign...

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  • Petition for naming harlem swing street

    Petition for naming harlem swing street

    During the Prohibition Era (1919 to 1933) 133rd Street between 7th and Lenox Avenues, like no other street, was New York City's Original Swing Street.  Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Thomas 'Fats' Waller and every black entertainer in show business frequented and played on the Street.  In...

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  • Sechelt gravel pit

    Sechelt gravel pit

    WITHOUT PREJUDICE Re: After-hours noise from the Sechelt gravel pit The undersigned submit that:1) The District of Sechelt, the SIGD and LeHigh are not meeting the requirements of local noise bylaws;2) The after-hours noise from the gravel pit operations in Sechelt has been an ongoing source...

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  • I Support The Establishment of a Community Garden in Ringer Park!

    I Support The Establishment of a Community Garden...

    The Ringer Park Partnership Group and The Parents and Community Build Group, Inc. are both active in the stewardship of Ringer Park and support the interests of community members who use and enjoy the park. RPPG and PCBG are responsible for co-hosting community events, sponsoring park cleanups, the...

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  • Cancel Plans to Increase Tuition Fees at UVA

    Cancel Plans to Increase Tuition Fees at UVA

    I, the undersigned, would like to make my grievances known regarding the University of Virginia increasing its tuition fees for future applicants. This move will seriously deter future enrollees who may not be able to afford the fee hike. Under the newly announced tuition fee scheme, students wanting...

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